The Artist: Carlos Torres

It was 2 days since I got back from NYC that I received a tag on Instagram from a friend telling me that Carlos was in Singapore. For a split second, I thought to myself “Never would would I be able to meet one of the top black and grey realism artist ever.” However, as … Continue reading

The Artist: Luke Wessman [NYC Feature]

Luke Wessman, WSSC, NYink, NYC

What design would you like to get? Were the first words that Luke said to me in the Summer of 2012. I was back in NYC to visit my girlfriend who was doing her internship there. It was 3 days before I was going to leave for home (yes! I usually get my tattoos before … Continue reading

The Artist: Annie Lloyd [NYC Feature]

I got to know of Annie through a friend of mine, Joanna. Joanna was looking for a tattoo artist who’s specialisation was in fine line tattoos. After visiting various tattoo parlours and searching through instagram, Joanna came across Annie’s work and immediately her style was exactly what she was looking for. Read on for the full interview.

The Artist: Bastien Jean [NYC Feature]

Bastien Jean, tattoo, tattoo artist, the okey dokey, east river tattoo, nyc, brooklyn, toronto

Name: Bastien Jean Profession: Tattoo artist (Currently doing a guest spot at East River Tattoo, Brooklyn, USA. Check his instagram for his latest whereabouts.) Instagram: @bastienjean The Story I first got to know about Bastien Jean through my friends, Chris and Andrew, through instagram-stalking they had gotten to know that Bastien was in New York … Continue reading

The Artist: Justin Weatherholtz [NYC feature]

Justin Weatherholtz, NYC, Kings Avenue Tattoo

“My greatest influence would have to be the people that helped me to be where I am now. Joe, the shop (Kings Ave) and the things that I experience everyday. The Kings Avenue crew, in particular, has helped me to look and approach tattoos in a way that is more than an art and work. But to embrace the entire culture and to do the best, always.” as Justin reflects on his influences for his works. Read on more to know what Justin shared with The Tattoo Treasury.

The Artist: Deno [NYC feature]

Deno is a Spanish tattoo artist that is based in Madrid and has been tattooing for 12 years. The Tattoo Treasury was lucky enough to catch him in NYC while he was doing a 2 day guest spot at Kings Avenue Tattoo. Read on more for our conversations about tattoos and life.

The Story: Jolene Quek

The Tattoo Treasury recently caught up with Jolene as she shares with us The Story behind her tattoos.

The Story: skl0

Earlier this month, The Tattoo Treasury caught up with urban artist, Samantha Lo, at her studio and we were a little surprised to discover that, when it comes to tattoos, she is a purist, through and through.